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Mark David Turner

Angry Inuk

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HOT DOCS FESTIVAL | TORONTO, ON

For Newfoundlanders and Labradorians, there are few subjects as delicate as that of the seal hunt. It is a position fundamentally misunderstood by critics, who have carefully crafted anti-sealing narratives over the last forty years. These discourses have forced us to look more closely at the hunt, and this reckoning led us to understand that it was never simply about the preservation of a seasonal economic system but about the expression of sovereignty. Read More

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